184.108.40.206 Access. Access is through the gun turret bay fairings (Figure 1-4, Items B90 and B120).
220.127.116.11 Preparation of Part. The part shall be thoroughly cleaned. Refer to Preparation of Part or Area for NDI,
18.104.22.168 NDI Equipment Settings.
Make the following initial settings on the Eddy Current Inspection Unit, NORTEC-19e
- 200 KHz
Probe drive - mid
Refer to Eddy Current Method, paragraph 1.4.11. Set up on test block as follows:
(1) Null probe on test block.
(2) Adjust phase as required to obtain horizontal lift-off.
(3) Move probe over all three notches in test block. Adjust gain to obtain a three block vertical signal when probe
is passed over 0.040-inch notch in test block. (See the standard instrument display shown in Figure 1-7.)
22.214.171.124 Inspection Procedure. Refer to Eddy Current Method, paragraph 1.4.11 and Figure 4-9.
Place probe on a good area in the inspection location and null. Adjust phase as required to obtain horizontal lift-
Inspect the part.
Any signal similar to the notches in the test block is cause for rejection.
Either probe identified in paragraph 126.96.36.199 may be used depending primarily on the ease of accessibility and user
friendliness. If the probes are changed, steps 188.8.131.52 b. (1), (2), and (3) shall be repeated each time a change is
184.108.40.206 Marking and Recording of Inspection Results. Mark and record the inspection results as required by paragraph
Backup Method. None required.
System Securing. The gun and ammo support mount pads, if removed, require installation in accordance with
the applicable technical manuals listed in Table 1-1.